16, Feb, 2019
Gold falls on US-China trade optimism but set for second weekly gain

Trade

Pete Najarian The short-term outlook of many in the options market has veteran trader Pete Najarian holding the fewest number of trades in his career, he told CNBC on Wednesday. “I have the smallest amount of equity in the options world that I’ve ever had since I’ve been trading,” Najarian, […]

Christine Mushi | Bloomberg | Getty Images Cows stand at the Lookout dairy farm in North Hatley, Quebec, Canada on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018. Canadian dairy farmers are fuming over the renegotiated trade deal with the U.S. due to concessions Ottawa made that could lead to hundreds of millions in […]

China is already planning for next year’s international import expo. SHANGHAI, China — China’s largest city rolled out the red carpet this week to help President Xi Jinping try to show other nations how serious his country is about becoming their best customer. By official figures, more than 400,000 buyers […]

Five experts on how investors should position portfolios amid US-China trade war   3:53 PM ET Wed, 19 Sept 2018 | 04:10 The trade war between the U.S. and China heated up this week. Both countries exchanged new rounds of tariffs that affect billions of dollars worth of goods and products, […]

Aaron P. Bernstein | Reuters Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday that it plans to temporarily reopen about half of its Farm Service Agency offices around the country and call back about 2,500 employees furloughed because of the partial government shutdown. The USDA operates […]

Toy manufacturer Wah Shing said it might move production to Vietnam or India, “where there is a great labor supply” if they get hit with tariffs in 2019. The company makes toys for American brands. There’s a low likelihood at this stage of tariffs on toys given U.S.-China trade talks getting under way […]

The Chicago Bulls are partying like it’s 2014. Okay, not really, but the Bulls were finally able to acquire Carmelo Anthony, agreeing to a trade with the Houston Rockets on Monday. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the deal. Of course, the Bulls don’t actually want Anthony in Chicago this time […]

There are official and unofficial reasons for it. The official reasons have to do with China’s unfair competition strategy. Its corporations take advantage of America’s open markets, while China keeps its own markets closed to American corporations and products. This unfair competition results in lower output, factory closures, and job […]